Advocates protest against births and death Registration rules

Friday, August 5th, 2022
Advocate Protest

Mangaluru : Advocates staged a symbolic protest on the premises of courts to oppose amendments to Karnataka Registration of Births and Deaths (Amendment) Rules. In a statement here, Mangalore Bar Association president K. Prithviraj said that the State government has amended Rule 9(3) of the Rules to withdraw from Judicial Magistrate First Class the power […]

Advocates have now become the voice of district prison inmates

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Mangaluru: A few days ago, a 30-year-old woman, who is an accused in a case of murder of her husband and is lodged in the Mangaluru District Prison, expressed concern before a visiting advocate over the delay in the trial of her case. She has been in judicial custody since September 2016. She is in […]

People can search for lawyers across the State an app

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
Legall app

Mangaluru : Legall, an app developed by a Mangaluru-based start-up that helps in finding lawyers and has a host of services, was launched here on Saturday. First Additional District and Sessions Judge C.M. Joshi launched the app at a function held on the SDM Law College premises. Using Legall, people can search for lawyers across […]

Praveen Poojary murder case: Bail plea of culprits rejected

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Udupi: The District and Sessions Court on Tuesday rejected the bail applications for four accused in the Praveen Poojary murder case. The bail application was filed by the advocates on behalf of their clients – Raghavendra, Sukumar Kulal, Sudeep and Harish Poojary. Of the 21 accused in the murder, the bail application of I culprit, […]

Advocates boycott courts, question revocation of suspension

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Mangalore : Advocate members of the Mangaluru Bar Association on Wednesday boycotted the court proceedings in protest against Commissioner of Police’s order to revoke suspension of Inspector T.D. Nagaraj. Inspector Mr. Nagaraj had been accused of assaulting advocate Uttam Rai in the former’s chamber in Mangaluru East police station on August 1. The advocate has […]

World Human Rights Day at town Hall on Dec.10 observed

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Mangalore: On the occasion of celebrating World Human Rights Day at the town hall on Tuesday Dec.10, DK Principal District and Sessions Judge B V Prakash inaugurated the program. Speaking on the occasion senior advocate K P Vasudeva Rao commented that intellectual of the society, advocates at the Bar, and police officials who look after […]

Lawyers boycott on Monday total 5000 absent in DK Dt from courts

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Bangalore: A boycott call, against court attendance by lawyers in general and legal service in the state in particular on Monday, March 5 given by the Advocates Association of only Bangalore, was responded by all lawyers in the state, who stayed away from courts for large-scale condemnation of their violent display in public last week […]

Lokayukta nabs JMC Court Shirastedar for accepting bribe

Monday, January 10th, 2011
PP hegde

Mangalore :  Lokayukta sleuths arrested a Shirastedar of JMC Court for allegedly accepting a bribe from the advocates for signing any documents of the case on Jan 10, Monday. A Lokayukata stated that Rudrappa, a Shirastedar at JMC Court, demanded bribe from Advocate Raghavendra Rao for signing the urgent bail required for the court procedure. […]